Archive for November, 2011

18 Nov 2011

Festival of the Sea Turtle in Monterrico, Guatemala Nov 18-20

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Festival of the Sea turtle or Festival de la Tortuga is an incredible cause-driven event that takes place every year on the Pacific coast of Guatemala in Monterrico and nearby Hawaii. The turtle nesting season runs from July to December, so the Festival comes into swing just as the turtles hatch and are released into the Pacific ocean.

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10 Nov 2011

PHOTO OF THE MONTH: The Caves of Semuc Champey

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This amazing natural Guatemala monument is November’s photo of the month. Semuc Champey is an iconic natural monument andone of Guatemala’s many treasures. A large cave complex known as Grutas de Lanquin can also be found in the Alta Verapaz region, attracting outdoor enthusiasts from around the globe!

08 Nov 2011

Semana Santa March 30 – April 8 2012

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Holy Week in Antigua, Guatemala is nothing short of a sacred and spectacular national holiday. A trip like this is likely to rank amongst the most memorable experiences of a lifetime and 2012 will be no exception. The bar is sure to be raised, you won’t want to miss it!